Blues Gold [Essential Media]

Blues Gold [Essential Media]

     
 
While the title Blues Gold is quite a stretch, this double-disc set highlights several different varieties of the genre, encompassing Chicago blues harpist Snooky Pryor, legendary folksinger Leadbelly, big-band vocalist Joe Williams, and jump blues

Overview

While the title Blues Gold is quite a stretch, this double-disc set highlights several different varieties of the genre, encompassing Chicago blues harpist Snooky Pryor, legendary folksinger Leadbelly, big-band vocalist Joe Williams, and jump blues eccentric H-Bomb Ferguson. While the sound quality varies throughout, this is a decent blues primer for the novice at a bargain-bin price.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/08/2007
Label:
Essential Media Grp
UPC:
0894231101229
catalogNumber:
942311012

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Walkin' the Streets
  2. On the Hook
  3. Woke Up This Morning
  4. Pawn Shop Blues
  5. Evil Hearted Me
  6. Jukebox Shuffle
  7. Bad Luck Blues
  8. Wow Wow
  9. In the Evening
  10. Great Googa Mooga
  11. The Devil Is a Busy Man
  12. Gary Stomp
  13. One Dime Blues
  14. Mama Talk to Your Daughter
  15. Clothes Pin Blues
  16. I Done Woke Up
  17. Tough Times
  18. Lookin' for My Baby

Disc 2

  1. Bourgeois Blues
  2. Hollerin' and Cryin' the Blues
  3. Good Morning Little Schoolgirl
  4. Lonely Heart Blues
  5. Cornbread Peas & Molasses
  6. Drop Anchor
  7. Crosstown Blues
  8. Going to New Orleans
  9. Four Day Jump
  10. Watch Yourself
  11. Murder in the First Degree
  12. Blues After Hours
  13. Love & Affection
  14. You Know You Don't Want Me
  15. Rock H-Bomb, Rock
  16. Downhearted Blues
  17. You Made Me This Way
  18. Jivin' with Doctor Jive

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